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Grayson Perry: 'People want to be provoked, but not catastrophically'

The artist with a transvestite alter ego, Claire, who collected the Turner Prize in 2003 in a Bo Peep style dress, was in Florida this week for the opening of his major US exhibition ‘Grayson Perry Making Meaning’, heralding a three-year transatlantic partnership between The Gallery in Windsor, Florida, and London’s Royal Academy, where he will curate this year’s Summer Exhibition